Case Conclusion Date: 09.28.2011
Practice Area: Birth injury
Outcome: $3.6 Million Settlement
Description: Pregnant for the first time, the mother was treated by a private physician prenatally. Fetal heart tones were reassuring when the mother went into labor, but as labor progressed, fetal heart tones became non-reassuring. Baby was vaginally delivered with delivery-assistance devices and now suffers from developmental delays and mild cerebral palsy.